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Israel Evicts Bedouins From West Bank Village

By Reuters

Israeli soldiers evicted several hundred Bedouins from a village in the occupied West Bank on Monday after the army declared the area a live-fire training zone.Read More


Fire Destroys Museum of Danish World War II Resistance

By JTA

Most of the collection of the Museum of Danish Resistance in Copenhagen was saved from a fire that destroyed large parts of its building.Read More


Benjamin Netanyahu Insists Iran Hasn't Crossed Israel's Nuclear Red Line

By Reuters

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Monday Iran had not crossed the “red line” he set for its nuclear programme, despite an assessment to the contrary by a former Israeli intelligence chief.Read More


Right-Wing Lawmaker Moshe Feiglin Told To Avoid Temple Mount in Jerusalem

By JTA

Right-wing Likud lawmaker Moshe Feiglin was told not to ascend the Temple Mount on orders of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.Read More


Tzipi Livni Vows Crackdown on Anti-Arab 'Price Tag' Jewish Settlers

By Haaretz

Justice Minister Tzipi Livni has met twice in recent weeks with prominent settler leaders to discuss “price-tag” attacks carried out by extremist settlers against Palestinians and their property in the West Bank, along with other targets such as Israel Defense Forces bases and churches.Read More


Spanish Jewish Museum Opens in Granada — and Founders Wed at Opening

By JTA

A Spanish couple that built a Jewish museum in Granada celebrated its opening day by getting married there.Read More


Masorti Movement Holds First Portugal Conversion

By JTA

For the first time in the history of the Masorti movement, its rabbis performed conversions to Judaism in Portugal.Read More


Lag B'Omer Bonfires Burn Out of Control Across Israel

By JTA

Bonfires lit throughout Israel in honor of Lag b’Omer burned out of control, as thousands remained stranded in Meron after celebrating at the gravesite of Rabbi Shimon Bar Yochai.Read More


Israeli Banknotes All Feature Ashkenazi Jews

By JTA

Israel’s Cabinet authorized newly designed bank notes to be issued at the end of this year, despite concerns that all of the bills will feature Ashkenazi Jews.Read More


Moroccan Jews Plan Return to Cape Verde for Cemetery Dedication

By JTA

Descendants of Jews from Cape Verde plan to rededicate a burial plot in the West African island state next week, largely thanks to funding by the king of Morocco.Read More


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